The Māori All Blacks will play a two-match series against Fiji in July – with a home game set for Rotorua.
New Zealand Rugby announced today that the pride of the Māori All Blacks haka will face the fierce Fijian cibi when the two sides play in a home and away two-match series in July.
The Flying Fijians will have first home-advantage when the Māori All Blacks – assembling for the first time since their Americas end of year tour last year – head to Suva, Fiji, for their season opening match on Saturday, July 13. Both teams will then head to Rotorua to face off again at Rotorua International Stadium on Saturday, July 20.
New Zealand Rugby Board chairwoman Dr Farah Palmer said the two-match series was a an exciting match up and a great opportunity for both Māori and Fijian rugby fans to celebrate their identities.
Flying Fijians vs Maori All Blacks
Rotorua International Stadium , Suva, Fiji
Saturday 13 July 2019
Rotorua International Stadium, Devon St West, Roorua, Bay of Plenty
Saturday 20 July 2019 6:00pm – 10:00pm
Get ready for some unmissable rugby action coming to Rotorua! The Maori All Blacks are set to take on the Flying Fijians at Rotorua International Stadium July 20th.
It’s sure to be a huge clash with Fiji and they will be holding nothing back!
Rotorua will come alive with events and activities to get you pumped for the big game, so make sure you get your tickets so you don’t miss out on what is sure to be an amazing game.